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Strength of Character and College Ready. Program for Exceptional Children Lead Teacher Meeting September 12 , 2013. Strength of Character and College Ready. Welcome. New Leads Exciting News. Strength of Character and College Ready. Norms Actively engage in the activity Be fully present

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Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Program for Exceptional Children

Lead Teacher Meeting

September 12, 2013


Welcome

Strength of Character and College Ready

Welcome

New Leads

Exciting News


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

  • Norms

  • Actively engage in the activity

  • Be fully present

    • Cell phones on silent, technology only when relevant to current task

  • Stay focused

  • Demonstrate Professional Courtesy

  • Use the Parking Lot


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Celebrating Successes!


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Teamwork


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

The Honorable Todd Russell

Presents

FTE Updates


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Segment Conversion Chart

7 Periods- IEP Amendments

Corrected by September 30, 2013


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

  • Georgia Special Needs Scholarship

    AKA - GSNSSB 10

    Parent required to provide transportation


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

  • Student Eligibility Criteria 1 - A student have must a parent/guardian who currently lives in Georgia and has been a resident for at least one calendar year.

  • Student Eligibility Criteria 2 - A student was enrolled and attended a Georgia public school (grades K – 12) the entire 2012 – 2013 school year.  Pre-school special education students do not qualify.  A student must complete a full school year in kindergarten before he/she can be eligible.

  • Student Eligibility Criteria 3 - A student was reported by a school district(s) during mandatory student counts conducted in October 2012 and March 2013 by public schools.

  • Student Eligibility Criteria 4 - A student does not need to have an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) for the entire school year to qualify for the GSNS Program.  A student must have received special education services at some point during the 2012 – 2013 school year under an IEP.   A student must be reported by a school district(s) in either the October 2012 OR March 2013 student counts OR in final student record as a student receiving special education services by the end of the school year.


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

  • SLD Eligibility Criteria

    • “One group member responsible for determining specific learning disability must conduct an observation of the child’s academic performance in the regular classroom after the child has been referred for an evaluation and parental consent for special education evaluation is obtained. The observation of the child is conducted in the learning environment, including the regular classroom setting, to document the child’s academic performance and behavior in the areas of difficulty. The observation must include information from the routine classroom instruction and monitoring of the child’s performance”


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Conducting Quality Observations

Eligibility requirements for the following areas explicitly reference the need formal observation

MID

EBD

SLD

However, formal observation for all eligibility areas demonstrates “Best Practice” (Ga. Implementation Manual)


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

The Honorable Dr. Steve Corkery

Presents

How to Conduct a Quality Observation


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Testing Accommodations (SLOs)

Are Not standardized tests

Do not place under system-wide testing on the IEP

Classroom Testing accommodations are to be followed


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Transportation Decision Making

Use of Guidelines for Making Transportation Decisions –REQUIRED

Siblings – same pickup and same school only

Applications MUST be complete (No Exceptions)


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

IEP Meeting Feedback Form

Reflection Tool

Have teams reflect briefly

Coordinators will use to coach staff after meetings


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

Bullying and SWDs


Gace random moment time study survey

GACE Random Moment Time Study Survey

Ga. Administrative Claiming for Education Program

Allows reimbursement for administrative costs related to provision of services for students with an IEP who are Medicaid eligible

Survey completion affects our MONEY

Critical that you complete within the 5 day time frame

Typically survey requests begin around the first of October

Call Todd Russell if you need help or have questions


Strength of character and college ready

Strength of Character and College Ready

EXTRA PAY DAY

Each of you deserves numerous EXTRA PAY DAYS

Thank you for continuing to work SO hard to meet the needs of our students and to advocate for their best interests!!!

Our special education students are served

by extremely special teachers!!!


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